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Something To Live For by Richard Roper

Something to Live For

Richard Roper

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2 reviews

Imprint: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Publication date: 27 Jun 2019
ISBN: 9781409185598

With the warmth of David Nicholls and the charm and humour of Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, Something to Live For explores one man's attempts to let go of the past and start his life afresh.

4 stars out of 5
Sharmaine Lovegrove
9 Jun 2019

"A life-affirming debut"

This perfect, quirky summer page-turner follows Andrew, who’s trying to hide the lie of his life — that he has 2.4 children and a perfect wife. As he spirals out of control pretending to be something he’s not and is overcome with loneliness, your heart will break. A life-affirming debut.

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4 stars out of 5
Nina Pottell
8 Jun 2019

"Endearing and delightful"

Andrew started his new job, he told his work colleagues about the wife and 2.4 children he had at home - except he lied, and now, he's about to be caught out. But maybe this is what he needs to learn how to really live and be happy. Endearing and delightful.